Dubai's AREA 2071 hosts more than 800 events since its launch. The Innovation ecosystem of DFF welcomes 26,000 local and global entrepreneurs.
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AREA 2071, the innovation hub of Dubai Future Foundation (DFF), has hosted more than 780 physical and over 80 virtual events since its inception in2017.
This includes conferences, forums, workshops and interactive sessions. These events have attracted more than 26,000 participants from around the world.
AREA 2071 has issued its annual report that summarizes its achievements to date and extends an invitation for like-minded individuals to be part of this vibrant ecosystem and to collectively create the future.
AREA 2071 runs a wide variety of innovation programs as well as startup accelerators and incubators in partnership with government entities and international companies.
The ecosystem has also organized many innovation programmes, including ones from TechStars and Microsoft; and has run 7 successful accelerator programs, welcoming over 660 participants, representing 227 startups, 45 of which have established offices in the UAE, resulting in the creation of 600 jobs.
Since the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic, the platform has kept the momentum going by switching from physical events to the virtual format and successfully running 80+ virtual events.